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Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it's all the titles ever made, but all tapes are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy.


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Please note: This Archive has since been updated and is available in v2.0 here . The Ultimate Tape Archive V1.0 ******************************** Release date: 11th of December, 2018 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it's all the titles ever made, but all tapes are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy.   We have used Tape Manager V1.3 (https://csdb.dk/release/?id=172213) to organize the content,...
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The Ultimate Tape Archive V2.0 ******************************** Release date: 13th of August, 2020 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it contains all the titles ever made, but all included titles are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy. In December 2018, we gave you a small taste of our efforts to preserve history. Now, one and a half years later, we decided it was time to for a follow-up. We...
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Winter Games (1989 Kixx) [1430] Developed by Action Graphics, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Action, Sports Visual 2D scrolling Description Another in the series of Epyx Olympic sports games. Compete in many different sporting events: Ski Jump, Hot Dog, Biathlon, Bobsled, Free Skating,...
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Strip Poker (19xx CDS Software Ltd. (Blue Ribbon)) [7489] Developed by Artworx Software Company, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Cards / Tiles Description You are a male player, who wants to undress your woman opponent playing cards. In 5-card poker, you bet own money for a round and if you are lucky, then collect...
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Strip Poker (198x US Gold) [513] Developed by Artworx Software Company, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Cards / Tiles Description You are a male player, who wants to undress your woman opponent playing cards. In 5-card poker, you bet own money for a round and if you are lucky, then collect winnings and watch your...
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Donkey Kong (1986 Erbe) [6607] Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1983 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Coleco Adam, ColecoVision, Dedicated handheld, Game Boy Advance, Intellivision, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Published by Atarisoft Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey Kong was...
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Paradroid (1985 Hewson Consultants) [205] Developed by Graftgold Ltd. Released 1986 Also For iPad, iPhone, Wii Published by Thunder Mountain Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description Paradroid is a top view shoot-em-up set aboard eight large space freighters filled with droids. After going through a storm in space, the rays affected the droids and they malfunctioned and killed the crew. You now have to destroy all the droids on the fleet of eight...
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Airwolf 2 (1989 Encore) [6774] Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 16, Plus/4, ZX Spectrum Published by Encore Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Helicopter Perspective Side view Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Misc Licensed Description Airwolf II is a direct sequel to Airwolf , however this side-scrolling shooter's story has even less in common with the popular TV series, as now Stringfellow Hawke has to pilot his ultra-modern helicopter to combat alien invasion, finding new...
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Commando (1985 Elite Systems Ltd) [972] Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DoJa, Electron, FM-7, Intellivision, iPad, iPhone, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Data East USA, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view Narrative War Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Several levels await your...
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1990 Alternative Software) [8199] Developed by Enigma Variations Ltd. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, SNES, ZX Spectrum Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Gameplay Arcade Genre Racing / Driving Misc Licensed Description Control Thomas the Tank Engine as he's got to take special trips he has to organise: Take children to the seaside, medicine to the hospital or deliver the mail. Beware of dead ends, level crossings,...
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Hunchback (1983 Ocean Software Ltd) [1757] Developed by Century Electronics Released 1983 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, BBC Micro, DOS, Dragon 32/64, Electron, MSX, Oric, VIC-20, ZX Spectrum Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Victor Hugo never could have expected that his creation Quasimodo, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, would run such an obstacle course as is dished up in this game,...
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Summer Games (19xx Kixx) [1412] Developed by Epyx, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, iPad, iPhone, PC-88, SEGA Master System, Windows Mobile, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Side view Genre Action, Sports Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Description Summer Games allows up to eight players to compete in a series of summer themed Olympic events. The gameplay is similar to the other entries in Epyx "games"...
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Golden Axe (1992 Tronix) [6107] Developed by Team Shinobi Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, iPad, iPhone, Linux, Macintosh, PlayStation 3, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx CD, Wii, Windows, WonderSwan Color, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Virgin Mastertronic Ltd. Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Beat 'em up / Brawler Visual 2D scrolling Description Golden Axe is an arcade beat-'em-up game that puts players in the...
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Bruce Lee (1984 US Gold) [1219] Developed by Datasoft, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, DOS, FM-7, iPad, iPhone, MSX, PC-88, PC Booter, Sharp X1, ZX Spectrum Published by Datasoft, Inc. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Martial Arts, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The late martial arts hero features in this platform game, with the aim of reaching a wizard in an underground lair, defeat of whom can offer him...
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Summer Games (1984 d3m Software) [6753] Developed by Epyx, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, iPad, iPhone, PC-88, SEGA Master System, Windows Mobile, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Side view Genre Action, Sports Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Description Summer Games allows up to eight players to compete in a series of summer themed Olympic events. The gameplay is similar to the other entries in Epyx...
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Asylum (1986 All American Adventures) [7064] Released 1986 Also For Atari 8-bit, DOS, TRS-80 Published by Screenplay Perspective 1st-person Narrative Horror Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure, Puzzle elements Description In this sequel to the first Asylum game, you have woken up in a room like a cell. In the room is a bed with a box on it. Inside the box is a credit card. Looking around the room you see the door open, knowing this is an asylum you plan to escape. Your...
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Double Dare (19xx Alternative Software) [6512] Developed by GameTek, Inc. Released 1988 Also For Amstrad CPC, DOS, NES, ZX Spectrum Published by GameTek, Inc. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Puzzle Gameplay Game Show / Trivia / Quiz Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Double Dare is the computer version of the game show originally hosted by Marc Summers. Like the TV show, the game is basically a trivia game with the added enhancement of being able to answer the question, or take a...
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Blue Angel 69 (1989 Magic Bytes) [2107] Developed by micro-partner Software GmbH Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, DOS Published by Magic Bytes Perspective Top-down Pacing Turn-based Narrative Adult Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Board Game Description Blue Angel 69 combines the idea of Maxit with pictures of sexy female androids. The player takes the role of certain person who is proposed to play this board game with an android. If the player wins, more of the exposed picture of the...
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Fireman Sam (1991 Alternative Software) [6513] Developed by Bizarre Developments Released 1991 Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Perspective Side view, Top-down Genre Action, Racing / Driving Misc Licensed Description Fireman Sam is based on the British animated children's TV show where you are Fireman Sam himself and you must drive around the fictional Welsh town of Pontypandy helping the residents in this top view flick-screen driving game. You start in...
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Raid over Moscow (198x US Gold) [529] Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Enterprise, ZX Spectrum Published by Access Software, Inc. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Visual Isometric Description The USSR has launched a huge attack on the USA, and the only hope for the free world is for you (as leader of a US Squadron of fighters) to destroy their defense bases. This is done in a multi-stage action game with some similarities...
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Batman The Caped Crusader (1989 Ocean Software Ltd) [1759] Developed by Special FX Software Ltd. Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Published by Data East USA, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action, Adventure Misc Licensed Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements Description Batman: The Caped Crusader is a combination of an arcade and adventure game. The game is played with a side scrolling view, with each new location opening in a new panel...
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Strip Poker II (1989 Byte Back) [5339] Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS, Electron, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Anco Software Ltd. Gameplay Cards / Tiles Genre Strategy/Tactics Narrative Adult Description Anco released their own sequel to Strip Poker: A Sizzling Game of Chance using a different interface and girls to Artworx's own sequel . The concept is the same – two beautiful girls are your poker opponents, and they will gradually...
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Uridium (1986 Hewson Consultants) [208] Developed by Graftgold Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, iPad, iPhone, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Vehicular Space Flight Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Description Your home solar system of 15 planets has been attacked by a horde of Super Dreadnoughts, from a race who wish to harvest your universe's minerals for their own use. You must...
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Thundercats (1987 Encore) [17987] Developed by Gargoyle Games Ltd Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Beat 'em up / Brawler Visual 2D scrolling Description This license of the children's TV show set it as a Ghosts 'N Goblins -style hack-n-slash adventure. The Thundercat must defeat Mumm-Ra's forces, which range from dwarves to bats. Although you start with only a sword, more...
Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge (19xx Gremlin Graphics (GBH)) [6555] Developed by Magnetic Fields (Software Design) Ltd. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Perspective Behind view Vehicular Automobile, Street Racing Genre Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade Description The first in a series of 3 racing games endorsed by the legendary car company, which is now a part of Proton. The game features a total of 32 fictitious...
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Bomb Jack (1988 Encore) [5357] Developed by Tehkan Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, ExEn, Game Boy, J2ME, Mophun, Nintendo Switch, PC-88, PC-98, PlayStation 4, SG-1000, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In Bomb Jack , the player controls Jack, who must collect all the bombs in order to complete the current round and go onto the next one....
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10 Computer Hits 2 (1986 Beau Jolly) [8370] Platform Commodore 64 Released 1986 Published by Beau Jolly Genre Compilation Description 10 Computer Hits 2 is a compilation containing the following ten games: Superpipeline 2 Mutant Monty Henry's House Gribbly's Day Out Snooker Mama Llama Raskel Aqua Racer Frenzy Circus From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Battle Island (1988 Novagen) [8384] Developed by Novagen Software Ltd Released 1988 Platform Commodore 64 Published by Novagen Software Ltd Perspective Side view Genre Action Description As a commando equipped with an M16 and a bag of smart grenades, your mission is to retrieve the eight pieces of the Bailey Bridge that will lead you to the Neutron Beam Weapons Base where you must take out the Neutron Beam and save your fellow comrades. Stopping you from accomplishing your mission are thousands...
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H.E.R.O. (1987 Firebird Silver) [2270] Developed by Activision, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, MSX, SG-1000, Windows, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description There is trouble in the mines! Volcanic activity has trapped numerous miners, and it is your job to save them. As Roderick Hero, you need to make your way through the...
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Pacmania (1983 Mr. Chip Software) [148] Developed by Mr Chip Software Released 1983 Also For Commodore 16, Plus/4, VIC-20 Published by Mr Chip Software Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description Not to be confused with Pac-Mania by Namco , this is a Pac-Man clone where the object is to eat dots and power pills. Several ghosts appear in their hideout at the center of the maze, and these ghosts will eventually make their way through the maze, chasing Pac-Man wherever he goes....
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Winter Games (1987 Erbe) [6164] Developed by Action Graphics, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Action, Sports Visual 2D scrolling Description Another in the series of Epyx Olympic sports games. Compete in many different sporting events: Ski Jump, Hot Dog, Biathlon, Bobsled, Free Skating,...
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Newzealand Story, The (1991 Hit Squad) [1543] Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, FM Towns, Genesis, NES, Sharp X68000, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description One day, a kiwi tribe was having fun and games outside the zoo, only to be kidnapped by the evil-minded Leopard Seal, who plans to sell them at...
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Gauntlet The Deeper Dungeons (1987 US Gold) [1248] Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Genre DLC / Add-on Add-on Map / Level Description This is an expansion pack for the original Gauntlet . It has 512 new action packed dungeons. There is no other new content besides the dungeons. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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World Games (1988 Kixx) [1432] Developed by Epyx, Inc. Released 1986 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, MSX, NES, PC Booter, SEGA Master System, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Genre Action, Sports Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Description World Games is an Olympics-style sports game with arcade-oriented gameplay. The events players can compete in include: Barrel jumping Bull riding Caber toss Cliff diving Log rolling...
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Spy vs Spy (19xx HiTEC Software) [681] Developed by First Star Software, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, NES, PC-88, Sharp X1, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Published by First Star Software, Inc. Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Puzzle elements Narrative Spy / Espionage Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Misc Licensed Description MAD magazine’s comic strip of the same name comes...
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Ikari Warriors (1990 Encore) [1178] Developed by SNK Corporation Released 1986 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, MSX, NES, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, Windows, ZX Spectrum Published by Data East Corporation Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Tank Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual 2D scrolling Narrative War Description Ikari Warriors is a vertically scrolling action game where...
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Bubble Bobble (1991 Hit Squad) [1459] Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, FM Towns, Game Boy, Game Gear, J2ME, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, Sharp X68000, SEGA Master System, Wii, Wii U, Windows, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito Software Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Bubble Bobble is the story of two humans, Bub and Bob who wander into the...
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Ghostbusters (19xx Ricochet) [1150] Developed by Activision, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 8-bit, MSX, NES, PC Booter, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Side view, Top-down Genre Action Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling Description Based on the 1984 film of the same name, the Ghostbusters are the ones to call to "bust" any ghost hauntings. They do this through the use of nuclear-accelerated "proton...
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Commando (1988 Encore) [5459] Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DoJa, Electron, FM-7, Intellivision, iPad, iPhone, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Data East USA, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view Narrative War Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Several levels await your...
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Fruit Machine Simulator (19xx Codemasters) [4669] Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Electron, ZX Spectrum Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective 1st-person Genre Simulation Gameplay Arcade, Casino / Gambling Description Billed as 'The first real Fruit Machine Simulator' this is a game for 1 - 4 players that starts you off with £1.50p and sets about helping the player lose it. Though not based on a...
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Arkanoid (1987 Erbe) [6369] Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, TRS-80 CoCo, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito Software Inc. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Paddle / Pong Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The original Breakout concept involves controlling a bat at the bottom of the...
Danger Mouse in Double Trouble (1987 Alternative Software) [6602] Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Published by Creative Sparks Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description Baron Greenback has created a clone of Danger Mouse, and needless to say his intentions are not good. Naturally, Danger Mouse springs into action, across three distinct stages of gameplay with platform and shoot 'em up elements. The first section involves flying along...
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Rainbow Islands (1992 Hit Squad) [1560] Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Game Boy Color, J2ME, NES, TurboGrafx CD, Windows, ZX Spectrum Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description Sequel to Bubble Bobble , Rainbow Islands sees Bub and Bob (in 2 player mode), who are now curiously small boys rather than dinosaurs, attempting to rid the Rainbow Islands of...
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Beach Head (1985 US Gold) [735] Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1983 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, Enterprise, MSX, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Published by Access Software, Inc. Setting World War II Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Naval / Watercraft, Tank Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Narrative War Description A dictator took the control of a fortress on the island of Kuhn-Lin. The...
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Rock Star Ate My Hamster (19xx Codemasters) [2940] Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Genre Strategy/Tactics Narrative Adult Description The player takes the role of Cecil Pitt, a wannabe rock star manager. They must choose from 1-4 rock stars (with names such as Tina Turnoff and Wacko Jacko) to manage by viewing...
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Last Ninja, The (19xx Summit) [1227] Developed by System 3 Software Ltd. Released 1988 Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, Wii Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view Genre Action Gameplay Martial Arts, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You are the last living member of your ninja clan after they were brutally slaughtered. Now, you seek to exact revenge on the evil shogun responsible. The Last Ninja is an...
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Zorro (198x US Gold) [717] Developed by Datasoft, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, ZX Spectrum Published by Datasoft, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements Description All the ingredients from the Zorro story feature in this action game - a kidnapped senorita, an evil enemy leader (Colonel Garcia) and his henchmen and of course the obligatory swordfight! This computer version of Zorro is a strange beast,...
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Konami's Pooyan (1983 US Gold) [1362] Developed by Konami Industry Co. Ltd. Released 1983 Also For Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 8-bit, Casio PV-1000, MSX, NES, Sord M5, Tomy Tutor, TRS-80 CoCo, Wii, Wii U, Windows, Xbox 360 Published by Datasoft, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In Pooyan , you play the role of a pig, protecting its piglets from wolves. The first screen takes place near the pigs' home. Mrs. Pig rides...
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Solomon's Key (1987 Erbe) [1987] Developed by Tecmo, Ltd. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, Wii, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description Solomon's Key is a platform game with both action and strategy elements. On each level your goal is to retrieve a key which can then be used to...
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Gauntlet (19xx Kixx) [1289] Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, DOS, J2ME, Macintosh, MSX, SEGA Master System, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Fantasy Gameplay Arcade Description Gauntlet is an action game where players choose characters and fight their way through hordes of enemies that assault them on the way to the end of the level. One or two...
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Who Dares Wins II (1988 Alternative Software) [4174] Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Alligata Software Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Description Eight invaded townships must be brought back under your control in this Commando -style shoot 'em up, which progresses vertically using a flick-screen system. You are armed with a rifle (activated by a short tap of the fire button) and five...
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Batman (1991 Hit Squad) [1447] Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Based on the 1989-Batman movie. The game consists of five different parts, each resembling well known game types. Part one, the chemical plant: Hunt down Jack Napier who has...
Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy (1991 HiTEC Software) [7269] Developed by PAL Developments Released 1991 Platform Commodore 64 Published by Hi-Tec Software Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy is a game based on the Father and son Hanna-Barbera characters where you play the role of Augie Doggy, as you attempt to rid your house of pests while Doggie Daddy naps. The game is split...
Popeye 3 Wrestle Crazy (1992 Alternative Software) [5083] Developed by Bizarre Developments Released 1992 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Sports Misc Licensed Sport Wrestling Description Popeye has been kidnapped by the evil aliens Kraggs and taken to a desolate asteroid on the edge of the Galaxy. To find out which planets are weak, wrestling matches will be fought. The losers' planets will be conquered. Popeye...
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Back to the Future (19xx MCM Software) [6591] Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Published by Electric Dreams Software Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Based on the 1985 time travel flick, Electric Dreams ' Back to the Future for the Commodore 64 (and ported to the ZX Spectrum) differs significantly from LJN 's version on the NES. The player takes control of teenager Marty McFly; zapped into the past by...
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Double Dragon II The Revenge (1991 Tronix) [6608] Developed by Technos Japan Corp. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, TurboGrafx CD, Wii, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Published by Virgin Mastertronic Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Beat 'em up / Brawler Visual 2D scrolling Description The lovely Marian was rescued from the clutches of the Black Warriors gang by Billy & Jimmy Lee in...
Jet Set Willy II The Final Frontier (1985 Software Projects) [2886] Developed by Software Projects Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, iPad, iPhone, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This platform game is the sequel of Jet Set Willy and basically just an extension of the previous game, adding 40 rooms to the existing 64 rooms of...
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James Bond 007 Licence To Kill (19xx Hit Squad) [1439] Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was...
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BC's Quest for Tires (1984 Software Projects) [393] Developed by Sydney Development Corp. Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, MSX, PC Booter, ZX Spectrum Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Genre Action Setting Prehistoric Gameplay Arcade Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Interface Direct Control Misc Licensed Description Cute Chick is in trouble! She is being held captive by the dinosaur, and it is up to Thor to ride his trusty wheel to the rescue. There are many...
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Hollywood Poker (1988 Players) [6632] Developed by Golden Games Released Jan, 1987 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, ZX Spectrum Published by Golden Games Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Cards / Tiles Description This strip poker game features 4 women (including a former Miss Germany), each consisting of 5 scanned photos. The game is accompanied by an intro and outro tune. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Manic Miner (1989 Mastertronic Added Dimension) [663] Released 1984 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone, ZX Spectrum Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by...
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Arcade Classics (1987 Firebird Silver) [2216] Platform Commodore 64 Released 1987 Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view, Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Compilation including new versions of four classic arcade games: Asteroids Snakes Space Invaders Space Wars From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Manic Miner (1983 Software Projects) [662] Released 1984 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone, ZX Spectrum Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an advanced...
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Ping Pong (1986 Erbe) [6726] Developed by Konami Industry Co. Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, MSX, NES, Wii, Wii U, Windows, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Imagine Perspective Bird's-eye view Genre Sports Sport Ping Pong / Table Tennis Description Ping Pong recreates the fast-paced sport of table tennis. To win each match you must get to 10 points with a 2 point lead - if the scores reach 10-9 the game goes on until someone has a 2 point lead or reaches 15, in a similar...
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Yogi's Great Escape (1990 HiTEC Software) [685] Developed by PAL Developments Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Published by Hi-Tec Software Ltd. Gameplay Platform Genre Action Misc Licensed Description Yogi Bear has woken from his hibernation and is now searching his home, Jellystone Park for Picnic Baskets brought by tourists. On one search, Yogi over hears an awful telephone conversation with Ranger Smith that the Park is closing and all animals...
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Traffic (1984 Quicksilva) [531] Developed by Andromeda Software Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Traffic is a simple game where the player has to guide cars, motorbikes and buses through busy London streets by changing the traffic lights from red to green. The objective in order to advance to the next level is to get a preset number of vehicles through the screen,...
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Barbarian II (1988 Erbe) [5918] Developed by Palace Software, Ltd. Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Epyx, Inc. Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Fighting Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In the sequel to Barbarian / Death Sword , the Wizard Drax is back after your previous defeat of him. But this time, you're not alone. The princess you saved back then has taken up a sword and joined your...
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Xevious (19xx Erbe) [6766] Developed by Namco Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 7800, Atari ST, BREW, FM-7, Game Boy Advance, J2ME, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PC-8000, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp MZ-80B/2000/2500, Sharp X1, SEGA Master System, Sharp Zaurus, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description A hundred thousand years ago, an ancient...
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Airwolf (1985 Elite Systems Ltd) [952] Developed by Elite Systems Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Enterprise, ZX Spectrum Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Perspective Side view Vehicular Helicopter Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Shooter Description The game of the TV show is viewed from the side and puts you in command of an attack helicopter. Your task is to rescue 5 scientists from an underground lair by destroying its layer of protection and then...
Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote (1991 HiTEC Software) [671] Developed by PAL Developments Released 1991 Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Published by Hi-Tec Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling Description The cartoons of Road Runner trying to flee Wile E. Coyote (and inevitably cause him to fall into a trap) are recreated in this action game. You control Road Runner himself in two distinct stages, each of which are repeated four times with...
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Wizball (1989 Hit Squad) [1676] Developed by Sensible Software Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, PC Booter, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Published by Thunder Mountain Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description In Wizball the player takes the role of the friendly wizard Wiz who can turn himself into a green ball that is able to defend his world against the color-sucking enemies who have turned his once brightly colored Wizworld into a drab planet. With his...
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Chiller (1984 Mastertronic) [2648] Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Narrative Horror Description Whilst trying to reach the haunted mansion in which your kidnapped lady is held, your car runs out of fuel. As a result, you must progress on foot to reach her. The areas you must travel through include the forest, cinema, a ghetto and the graveyard. All are filled with ghouls, zombies, ghosts or bats, all ready to...
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Gauntlet (1986 Erbe) [6627] Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, DOS, J2ME, Macintosh, MSX, SEGA Master System, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Fantasy Gameplay Arcade Description Gauntlet is an action game where players choose characters and fight their way through hordes of enemies that assault them on the way to the end of the level. One or two...
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Operation Wolf (1990 Hit Squad) [1546] Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, FM Towns, MSX, NES, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito America Corporation Perspective 1st-person Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Rail Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description You have been recruited for Operation Wolf, a desperate attempt to rescue prisoners from the enemy. Through a series of missions, you'll engage a variety...